Corning Willow slim, flexible Glass

Corning Willow Glass will be the successor for Gorilla Glass, an ultra thin, light weight and flexible glass, allowing manufactures to take their smartphone designs to new limits and cost-efficient manufacturing.

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Corning Willow slim, flexible Glass

“The thinness, strength, and flexibility of the glass has the potential to enable displays to be “wrapped” around a device or structure.”

Corning Willow Glass will enable the industry to pursue continuous “roll-to-roll” processes (similar to how a newspaper is produced), which was impossible until now.

In this video you can see how the LCD-grade glass is designed to be mechanically reliable in roll-to-roll processing.

 

via engadget

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